Man found shot to death inside Shreveport townhome identified


SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) — A man who was found shot to death inside a Shreveport townhome late Sunday night has been identified.

The Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office identified the man as 19-year-old Emanual E. King, of Vivian.

Around 11 p.m. Shreveport Police responded to a call at the Lakeville Townhomes in the 3700 block of Richmond Ave.

When officers arrived they found a building that had been shot up but did not initially find any victims.

According to Shreveport police, a short time later police got a call from a concerned citizen saying that there was a victim in another building on the property.

Shortly after police found King shot multiple times in one of the units. He died at the scene.

King was positively identified through fingerprint comparison. An autopsy has been ordered.

SPD is investigating. Anyone who has information about the shooting is urged to contact Shreveport Caddo Crime Stoppers at (318) 673-7373.

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